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. kristen and eric? >> we start 6:00 with developing news from the abc7 at 11. right knew, oakland police are still surrounding a neighborhood after someone opened fire and wounded an undercover officer. amy joins us live with the search underway. amy? >> this is still in sign of the two men they are looking for. look behind me, the swat team is still engaged in this case with a section of seminary blocked off. you can see the swat vehicle located in the middle of the street. no one is being allowed in or out without a police escort. the officers approve who gets in or out. we were overhead when police say an officer was shot at 6:30. he was working undercover vetting another shooting when he was confronted by three armed men. police say he was shot in the arm. they were able to arrest one suspect. the other two suspects got away. police are still looking on them but they need help. >> we want to ask the community to continue to be vigilant. please contact the oakland police department nonemergency number reporting suspicious activists involving two individuals from the area. >> the chief
by the bay and oakland. 37 and san mateo. this live look at san francisco clear skies and in arctic air mass. temperatures are going to drop, significantly. the belief that a freeze warning is in effect for the north bay, the south bay for 8:00 a.m. tomorrow. temperatures will be well below freezing for several hours. there are no freeze warnings for the bay area but still the bayside locations could get close to or right at freezing point. the purple showing 30's. and even 20's mid-20s by tomorrow morning. santa rosa, livermore, concord a couple of more cold nights. >> oakland police say three people were injured in a shooting this afternoon. two men and one woman were hurt in the incident. it happened on harmon avenue. no suspect description is available. >> meanwhile. oakland police tonight are searching for the suspects responsible for fridays string of murders. authorities say three young men and a teenage boy were murdered in the span of six hours. police believe there are several groups involved. at this point, investigators are not calling those groups gangs. police say the violence
, to a follow-up on a breaking story we brought you at 6:00, a fire ignited by squatters in oakland this evening. drivers of nearby interstate 80 could see the fire as they passed by. police arrested three people that climbed on a nearby rooftop on escape the frames. -- escape the flames. we were told seven people were living inside the vacant house. >> it was abandoned and they were all sharing housing. and they all trained each other how to get out in case of emergency. >> the flames were hard to put out because the stairs inside were destroyed. it was too dangerous for firefighters to go in. despite how difficulty it was, no one was hurt. >> bill bratton is coming to oakland. his focus, how to reduce crime with community involvement. more on why the community is divided on his new role. >> after living in oakland for 56 years, ray got caught in a hail of bullets. >> we were screaming and the guns were firing away. and all total, they shot around 17 rounds at the cars. hitting my car, and striking my vehicle seven times. >> he is the policy adviser for larry reed, the shooting makes the heated
police department in oakland. >> that's true. >> very big day around here. >> mavericks going on. and the game coming up. >> two games coming up. and also the ravens and the patriots here on cbs 5. remember that. >>> meanwhile, big time in washington, d.c. as president barack obama officially begins his second term. and he is going to be sworn in just before 9:00 a.m. pacific time today. the public swearing in is tomorrow. >> according to a new york times poll, he heads into the second term with an approval rating of 51%. 10 months ago, it was 41%, the lowest of his presidency. the highest rating was 68% in april of 2009. and about 90 minute, he will take the oath of office for his second term. it's going to happen in front of a small gathering at the white house blue room. and tomorrow, the swearing in will be reenacted outdoors. we are in washington, d.c. with more on what's ahead. >> reporter: with the national day of service behind us, preparations are underway for here in washington, d.c. for the official swearing in. president barack
. the oakland city council has voted to hire the foam top -- fr top cop of los angeles and new york as a police consultant the city council listened to public comment and debated until 2:30 a.m. before deciding to hire bill bratton known for zero tolerance strategies including controversial stop and frisk which gives officers, and say, too much discretion and leads to racial from files. supporters say bratton brought crime down in los angeles and will help the city of oakland. we will have a live report with more on this coming up in 30 minutes. >> the council approved another crime-fighting measure, bringing in alameda county sheriff deputies to patrol the streets. when deputies and one supervisor will help with the duties two days a week. the oakland police union opposed the plan but city leaders say something has to be done do put more cops on the street to deal with rising crime. >> secretary of state, hillary clinton, right now, has sat down and wearing green and is about to testify about the deadly attack in benghazi, libya, in september. in is a live picture from washington, dc. she will
deputies and a supervisor to patrol oakland streets two days a week. also, a new police academy class is now scheduled for later this year to train more officers. now, these votes come as oakland has experienced a rapid rise in crime. there is some hope that these new measures may make a dent in the statistics. live in the newsroom, anne makovec, cbs 5. >>> a one-alarm fire erupted at an apartment building on oakland street near octavia boulevard in san francisco. the fire was record around 2:45 this morning. trees near the three-story apartment building caught fire. the frames spread on the outside wall of the structure. it was out in an hour. no injuries. >>> police are investigating an armed robbery that took place in downtown palo alto last night. it happened at the 300 block of ramona street shortly before 9:00. at this time, police are not releasing details about the suspect, victim, what was stolen or the type of weapon that was used and they are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them immediately. >>> in other hea
're going to win the super bowl. >> even workers from the oakland airport posed for a photo and a cheer as the charter jet taxied off the airport fire department gave the team a water salute to send them off. now, the 49ers are expected to land in new orleans a little after 8:00 our time and also expected to hold a news conference after their arrival. more on that at 11:00. live in santa clara, abc7 news. >> ama: this is from the nfl network. this is new orleans international airport. the team has arrived, and everyone is getting off the plane now. so the team has arrived in new orleans. getting geared up for the super bowl a lot going on this week. of course we always have you covered. i wish i could tell you i was coming off the plane, but maybe shu can tell you who they were. the 49ers are the and ready to take care of business, and a team from abc7 is getting ready to get to new orleans. shu is a former 49ers and will be wearing his super bowl ring. they'll bring you the best coverage and we'll be beating behind the scene updates. >>> in other news, man is in jail, charged with atte
of an undercover police officer in oakland last night. investigators say the undercover detective was hit in the arm, just before 6:30 last night as he sat in a car near seminary and bromley avenues. one suspect was arrested, the officer is expected to recover. >>> a heated debate is expected at the meeting of the oakland city council, the big issue, whether to pay a quarter million dollars to hire an anticrime consultant, william bratton, who let police departments in new york, boston and los angeles. he has strong supporters and critics. baton has a history -- bratton has a history of helping crime but there is concern about his stop and frisk and zero tolerance. >>> let's find out what's cooking on this tuesday. >> we've got a storm brewing. we haven't said that for three weeks, it looks like, yeah, we've got clouds beginning to make their way across the skies. no rain today, it will be a fairly pleasant day outside. hazy sunshine. you can see the storm clouds off the coastline but that is going to start to move onshore, as we head toward tomorrow.
. >>> a sudden surge in gang violence has turned the streets of oakland into a war zone. there have been 16 shootings in the past 3 days. the latest just 3 hours ago. four of the victims have been killed all within a 6 hour stretch that was friday. police say the bulk of the violence can be traced to a small group of feuding gangs and chief howard jordan tell it is chronicle it all started with the murder of a gang members girlfriend over the summer. 90% of the violence since then can be directly tied to that single incident. now the city of oakland is making a big money bet on a legendary law money to come in and turn -- law man to come in and turn things around. a controversial crime fighting tactic he calls a must have, might be a tough sell. >> reporter: it was a bloody weekend for oakland and a stronger argument for the city's soon to be hired police consultant to impose one of hiscontroversial policies stopping and searching suspicious people otherwise known as stop and frisk. he told cbs 5 he won't back off from what he believes works. >> for any c
. investigators are looking for a motive and suspect in the case. >> oakland city council member is proposing new curfews or stop and frisk law to counter city violence. since friday there have been nine shootings and four people were killed and 11 injured. police made one arrest and have a warrant for a second suspect. at a news conference yesterday, police chief jordan said the violence the city has seen the past six months can be connected to two groups. >> in washington, dc, vice president biden's gun control task force could reveal recommendations today. president obama said yesterday that he is reviewing a proposal congress will likely need to approve the recommendations but the president added that there are some steps he can take without congressional approval. the national rifle association is vowing to fight any new gun control action. >> after a decade of denial, sometimes bitter denial, lance armstrong is admitting to doping. he admitted it yesterday in an interview with oprah. new video shows oprah before the interview with the former cycling champ in austin, texas, and the doping ad
a few hours can add up to millions in losses. >>> breaking news more violence in oakland. that's on top of 10 other shootings since friday. olympic oakland -- oakland city is about to make an announcement. >> five people were hit in a spray of bullets tonight. one neighbor heard a number of shots. >> i heard anything between six and 12 shots. i was in the house washing dishes. >> oakland police are trying to get a handle on four deadly shootings. from sky 7hd you can see officers where one of the victims was hit. in the wake of the violence, oakland's vice mayor called for a state of emergency in the city. newly elected city councilmember supports that call. >> that directive is being given to the administrator to work with our legal council to approach jerry brown. >> the city leaders wrapped up a conference call to coordinate what they say is a major announcement tomorrow. a spokesperson says the public deserves a strong and fast reaction to the violence on friday. that conference call wrapped up and shots were fired in this neighborhood. as police collected clues from the latest shoo
to oakland right now, another look at the burning building. we believe it's a house. fire crews trying to get a handle on it right now. it's near the city's chinatown. a lot of smoke still coming up. live pictures from chopper 5. first reports indicate the fire is burning inside a vacant victorian on the 600 block of harrison street. within the last few minutes we saw some flames from chopper 5 still coming from some of the windows. so firefighters you can see there are still busy trying to get this one under control. >>> here's something we have not seen in quite a while. umbrellas, yeah, rain falling around parts of the bay area today. this video from san francisco this afternoon. so where is it raining now? our chief meteorologist paul deanno shows us with our live hi-def doppler. >> i'm just happy everybody had the umbrella. they watched the forecast. yes, it was raining earlier still is right now. seg a big uptick in light rain moving up from the south. radar more active currently compared to an hour ago. light rain in oakland, san ramon, danvi
: exactly how oakland with do that remains to be seen. as far as a state of emergency or national guard it wasn't practical because it won't last. states of emergency only last for a certain period of time. second of all, politically, it would have been a black eye for the city of oakland and one they are not ready to take. in oakland, phil matier, cbs 5. >> coming up at 6:00 the man tap to turn the oakland police department around has his ideas on how to curb the violence. why his plan may be met with stiff opposition, at 6:00. >>> in larkspur a 150-foot tree fell down hitting utility lines and smashing into a house across the street. it happened at around 11:30 this morning on the 300 block of baltimore avenue in the madrone canyon area. the huge redwood caused significant damage to the second story of the house. one person in the house was not injured. the tree also took down utility lines and about 70 customers lost power. officials believe roof decay had weakened the tree. >> overnight freezing temperatures made for a slick commute in the east ba
a subsequent robbery jones raped the woman. jones was found hide neglect backyard of the home. >> an oakland official says the city has lost control of the streets and believes its time to declare a state of emergency. those words from vice mayor larry reed in the wake of a bloody period on friday. four people were killed, including a teenage boy. police say the shootings are a result of gang shootings. the declaration would give the city funds from the state. >>> police were busy during last night's 49ers playoff game against the packers. 92 people were rejected from the game, another 25 were arrested for public back indication. ofs also arrested two other people on suspicion of auto burglary. another 62 people had to be look at by medical staff at the stadium. police did not provide details of their injuries. the niners play the atlanta falcons next week in atlanta. >> hockey fans celebrated after the san jose sharks began training camp. folks cheered as the men in black took center ice. the players returned to work after team owners and the union agreed on a contract that some people have
on interstate 980 in oakland. a pedestrian was hit and killed near the 17th street on-ramp to westbound 980. according to the bay area news group, the man was elderly and hit by three cars. the first two left the scene and the third driver waited for police. there is no word on why the pedestrian was on the on-ramp. >>> a san jose woman known for selling candy and soda out of her home was found killed. she was found shot and police are not sure what lead to the shooting. they believe that the woman was targeted. neighbors say she was a positive presence in the area. >> my niece used to go there and buy candy, soda. she was nice, kind. she cares about people. she was the candy lady. >> investigators spent some time this evening going through her car. they pulled out a bach packed with -- a box packed with cartonses of cigarettes. we found a business license registered to the victim that allows her to sell cigarettes. >>> in san jose police are trying to find the man who tried to kidnap a 13-year-old girl. tried and thankfully did not succeed. alan wang is live at police headquarters with the
:00, california highway patrol officer is recovering from injuries after a traffic accident in oakland this afternoon. investigators say the officer was responding to an emergency call when he lost control of his cruiser and slammed into a pole on broadway. the officer suffered minor injuries in the crash. >>> one man is in custody after a police chase in the east bay ended in a crash. officers spotted a stolen suv early this morning in el cerrito. the driver took off, leading them on a chains down i-80 and 580, into the oakland hills. the suv lost control, hit a curb, slammed into a tree, upside-down before it flipped back upright. two people took off running. police grabbed one of them, a 19-year-old. the other got away. six others inside that suv were injured, including man with life-threatening injuries. >> ing renow police have given the all-clear after a bomb scare on the streets. a met tallic brief case with weiss hanging out was found around 3:00 in the area of vallejo and stockton streets near chinatown. a sheller in place order was given for businesses and residents in the ar
of the oakland a's are pulling for a niner's win. the oakland a's sold out their fan fest today. and fans lined up for a chance to see some of their favorite players close-up. but it seems no matter who your team is, everyone is pulling for the 49ers. >> i have a good feeling. rooting for the bay. i don't think they are going to disappoint. >> next sunday, i want the niners to take it. cap is a local boy from where i am from. >> last season is the oakland a's best in almost a decade. they ended up losing to the tigers in the post season. spring training starts in just a few weeks. >>> this is a great time to be a bay area sports fan. >> always. >> yes. always a great time to be a bay area sports fan. can you smell it in the air? >> what? >> baseball. oh. [ laughter ] >> after next weekend we are talking baseball. >> yes. >>and you were talking about covering my plants earlier. >> yes. yes, today, highs in the 50s and lots of blue skies and then tonight, once the sun did set official he at 5:27 this is what we saw. wow! full moon. gorgeous. and
. >>> oakland police have arrested five men in the shooting of an oakland police officer. the shooting happened about 6:00 yesterday evening in the 1700 clock of seminary avenue. an undercover officer was on a stake-out. police say a group of armed and dangerous men approached the officer and shot him in the arm. he was unable to return fire. the shooting prompted a manhunt by a s.w.a.t. team, officers from other agencies and the c.h.p. the search uncovered several weapons and resulted in those arrests. two of the suspects are known gang members. >> i think any time we have subjects who are willing to confront the police and pull a trigger on an officer, i think we have to take that very seriously. >> police aren't releasing the names of the men arrested. they say they are following up on search warrants and looking for additional suspects. >>> but it is decision day in oakland. in about an hour, the city council is going to vote on whether to fire former l.a. and new york police chief william bratton as a consultant. cbs 5 reporter joe vasque
support of stop and frisk techniques aren't what oakland needs. >> oakland has rejected all of these brands of policing that he's famous for already. we rejected gang injunctions and curfews. >> bill bratton is one of the most prolific and profound policing minds in the country and we're fortunate to have him come here and help us understand the dynamics of oakland. >> reporter: oakland's police chief is pushing hard to get bratton with the city's crime rate climbing, he says he needs all the help he can get. >> what happened over this weekend in oakland is a clear sign to us -- >> reporter: earlier today the city council finance committee approved more than $5 million in help including money to hire 21 civilian police technicians and funds for ten sheriff's deputies to hit the streets of oakland for up to six months. >> it's not just whether we say we care about fighting crime. it's whether we are actually funding enough personnel so that you have the boots on the ground to respond to 911 calls. >> reporter: again, demonstrators are inside city hall right now as we speak up
and watt link street in east oakland. no word on the condition. >>> the flu killed a 98-year- old santa clara county woman. she had several underlying conditions. health department says such deaths are not unusual among the elderly. >>> san francisco's new nudity ban still in place tonight. a federal judge heard a challenge today from activists claiming it violates their personal freedom. the judge refused to rule. he says he will consider their arguments and issue a ruling before the city's ban goes into effect on february 1. >>> tenants living in deplorable conditions in san francisco are turning the tables on their landlord. they say he has ignored unbearable living situations at their apartment building on turk street. so they marched to another one of his properties, the popular naan n curry restaurant on o'farrell. da lin says he too is a the landlord claims to be a victim. >> reporter: this is how one family has to flush the toilet. another apartment, here's what's under the kitchen sink. another family, clogged drains. but the tenants at this
to implement in oakland. would stop and frisk be an answer here? >> for any city to say they don't do stop and frisk, i'm sorry, they don't know what the hell they are talking about. every police department in america does it. the challenge is to do it constitutionally within the law. challenge is to do it compassionately. you're dealing with human beings. and the challenge is to do it consistently so you cannot be accused that you're only doing it in one neighborhood of the city or directed against one population of the city. >> reporter: but already there are people who say if you try that they will fight it tooth and nail. >> reporter: what do they think the average oakland cop is doing today when he stops somebody for traffic violations, he stops somebody that he has a reasonable suspicion is committing a crime or may be about to commit a crime, thisoff that somehow or another police -- this idea that somehow or another police can't function without it? i'm sorry, any police department in america that tries to function without some for the of stop a
to the recycling center and a recycling truck. they say there are no obvious signs of trauma. >> meanwhile, oakland police conducted several raids on friday in an effort to crack down on the city's crime wave. oakland has suffered an escalating problem with violence including the homicide that you see here. a woman in a man were shot is that went through a drive-through restaurant. police launched operation cease-fire is to try to stem the violence. in the raid, police say, that they detained six people and confiscated guns and other evidence. >> we have kept our promise and we want people to know that when they commit crimes we will do whatever is and our authority to come after you. we do want to make sure that the violence in scary it as you know a lot of our violent offenders are repeat offenders. we like to put an end to this. the community deserves this, and they have asked for it. they are working with the police to make sure that this does not keep happening. our come in the members want to address this violence. >> it is unclear how many will be arrested in raids but they stated that these
>>> right now a contentious meeting is underway at oakland city hall and a man at the center of the debate, a high profile law man the city wants to hire to help fight crime. i'm carolyn johnson. >> i'm dan ashley. cop in los angeles and new now they are deciding whether they should hire him as a police consultant. alan wang is now live. he is certainly continue controversial. >> yes, the council addressing this an hour ago. but they had 150 speakers and they are prepared to go until 2:00 a.m. the council will be voting on whether or not to hire an over all -- an over all police consulting team that includes william bratten. about 20 police officers were called in to deal with a large group of people who do not want the city to hire high-profile police consultant. his zero tolerance police strategies have been controversial in other cities where he has worked. they say it gives officers too much discretion and leads to racial profiling and harassment. one man said his recent experience is typical. >> a police officer told me why am i sitting on my neighbor's stairs? i said be
. >>> now to a developing story out of oakland. the police officer shot, he is the second officer wounded this week in the line of duty. the officer hit tonight was shot in the leg in the fruit valley district. an undercover officer was shot a mile uh hua. alan wang is live in oakland with more on this developing story. alan? >> reporter: this started out as a two-car collision, but a witness says a driver who ran a stop sign took off down the street here and that's where police got involved in a gunbattle. >> police say the camero ran a stop sign and was broadsided near east 12th street and 47th avenue. witnesses say the driver of the camero didn't have any id and he was behaving erratically. he tried and failed to open the door of the passing car and left the scene on foot. >> the officery heard several gunshots. >> the two officers left the crash scene and headed toward the gunshots. they were confronted by a gunman who shot one officer in the leg and then ran away. police caught up with him two blocks away. >> one officer fired his weapon at the suspect. they did not hit him. the susp
she's not a suspect in the death. >> the oakland police department wants some help from the alameda county sheriff's department to make streets safer. the city council is considering a proposal to have deputies patrol city streets. nick smith is live with the story. this is the result of alarming violence in oak lnltd. >> that meeting is happening now. we'll go live neating. >> this counsel member says oakland needses twice as many officers on the streets. >> we're talking about having a normal-sized police force with our challenges that needs basic protection. >> a thousand officers would be 387 more, and more than the 40 expected to graduate from the current academy. that is why sthe says passage of a proposal to put members of the sheriff's office on patrol and quick auj saigs of a police academy beginning in tune is key to reducing crime. >> i can be hopeful that that support will continue to the full council. >> there is a request to hire 32 -- 21 civilian employees. the police chief says 90% of the killings and shootings are directly tide to two groups in:t a war erupted after
and oakland coliseum, so if you have a flight to catch no delay on southbound 880. not sure you may still find overnight roadwork still in lanes between 66 and 980. this is a live look at the getting golden gate. nothing much out there right now it slow you down. we saw some lanes change trucks drive by within the last half hour or so. not one yellow sensor so far on westbound five five 580. that's "timesaver traffic." back to you guys. >>> a 98-year-old woman is the first bay area resident to have died from the flu virus. cbs 5 reporter elissa harrington is at a safeway right now in san francisco where apparently they are getting more flu vaccine. >> reporter: good morning. the flu is now widespread throughout california and has already taken the life of a bay area woman. a 98-year-old woman died earlier this month from the flu and pneumonia and this marks the first bay area death from the flu this season. now, four other people in the state have also died from the illness one in the sacramento area, another in the central valley, and two down in sout
the headline under news. >>> the man of accused of killing seven people in oakland last we're has been found mentally incompetent. he was back in court this afternoon for more testimony on his mental condition. one of two psychiatrist found him suffering from paranoid schizophrenia and unable to understand the court proceedings. >>> a teen boy is oakland's first homicide victim of 2013. he was found shot to death in appearinged a -- in a parked car. >>> and a man set his girlfriend on fire in to. 25-year-old star lamar has life threatening injuries after her boyfriend poured gasoline on her and set her on fire yesterday at a laundry mat. police say it was the result of an argument. oliver has a hair cut with a fish shaved upon one side of his head and a lightning bolt on the other. >>> new at 6:00, a break in a homicide. a young girl was murdered and left in a dumpster. we're in nelson view where one of the final acts of the victim helped lead to the suspect. >> in 1985 dna information existed. a killer walked free almost three decades. >> it's been 2
the bay area to the inauguration. cbs 5 reporter christin ayers is there. you met a group of oakland eighth graders who found a way to attend christin? >> reporter: that's right. their teacher says it really was ton likely fairy tale. 46 students, many of them low income. some of them had never even left oakland, suddenly given the opportunity to see barack obama sworn in here in washington, d.c. >> for any student, the opportunity of a lifetime. the trip to see the president inaugurated. >> i sol recommendly swear. >> it was like a lot of people. >> at this urban oakland school it was unheard of. eight out of 10 students come from low income households. >> let's look at the first question. >> eighth grade history teacher says her students live on some of the roughest streets in oakland. >> families who have been subject to on going street violence in oakland. >> she knew a trip to washington, d.c. would be a game changer for 46 students, half of whom have never left oakland. >> you can go washington, d.c. then you can go to europe. you can go
for sunday's attack in the bayview at a laundromat. police arrested him at an oakland hotel. the victim 25-year-old star lamar still hospitalized with life-threatening burns. >>> a basically accused of hitting -- bicyclist accused of hitting and killing someone is charged with felony vehicular manslaughter for last april's accident. today's court appearance is set for a preliminary hearing. >>> the man charged with killing two people in san francisco on new year's day goes to court this morning. 19-year-old david morales is facing two counts of murder and a number o other charges arrested after a shooting and crash that left two people dead on south van ness avenue. his bail is $10 million. >>> dna technology has promised and arrest in a -- prompted an arrest in a 1985 mountain view murder. the body of 21-year-old saba germai was found on north shore line boulevard. friday 53-year-old daniel garcia of fresno was arrested for suspicion of murder. his dna was found under the victim's fingernails. >>> walnut creek police are defending two officers who sho
to come here tonight on abc 7 news oakland leaders proposed a controversial policy helped where in new york it's been ruled unconstitutional. >> we have a cold winter weather pattern headed our way. i'll show you the timing of the arrival in just a moment. >> and later a community takes a gamble on a new casino under construction. reaching a new milestone tonight. >> michael finney with property tax advice on how to avoid paying more[ >>> where he believe we have the piece on bar pilot. >> yes. dan noyes went looking for answers today and had questions. >> i had0[%c that strange confrontation of the bar pilot's office while finding out new information about that bar pilot these are tense times at san francisco bar pilot office. just after i arrived at pier 9 to ask questions bar pilot though not involve ntd accident began cursing at me and then... >> are you push meeg? >> no.. >> i call td cop autos let's go. >> while i called police he hit me again. >> i'm at pier 9. at -- . >> he just push immediate again. >> the head of the bar pilots refused to talk about this or important issue wh
teen girls in oakland are due in court. the 18-year-old powell faces two counts of murder and possibly the death penalty. and another is charged with accessory. the victims were best friend. the 15-year-old and 16-year-old were found shot several times in east oakland in november. witnesses say there was an argument before the deadly shooting. >> a 16-year-old girl injured in a shooting near a high school at millbrae and san bruno border was shot in the stomach and leg across the street from the high school. it happened at 10:30 on saturday night. police did not say what led to the shooting. the search continues for the gunman. >> hockey fans are celebrating after the nhl and players reached a deal to end a bitter lock out. our news reporter joins us live from san jose with how shark fans are taking the news. >> eric, they are feeling really good. but at sharks ice, part of this is public skating facility and a woman does not follow the sharks but is very excited they will be back. this is, after all, san jose's only major league sports franchise and it is a point of honor. look at the
in many areas yesterday. we have oakland at one degree cooler and half moon bay is four degrees cooler. and los gatos is the same, and one degree cooler in san francisco and ten degrees cooler in fairfield. and look at redwood city and los gatos at 29 degrees where it is coldest. in the afternoon, total sunshine and breezy and upper 40's to mid-50's. >> good news on the mountain view area with a stalled bus now cleared from the lanes so you will find traffic moving nicely. north 680 the accident in the center divide, no problems getting by there. and we have road work still out there, northbound, alameda, ramp to sub880, closed for another 40 to 50 minutes until 7:00 this morning doing repaving projects. 87 through san jose moving nice lion the h.p. pavilion working northbound on 87 toward 101. kristen and eric? >> thank you. start your engines. new video shows the first new redesigned corvette in nine years. general motors unveiled the 2014 corvette yesterday in detroit at the north american international auto show, the most powerful corvette ever, the base model comes with a 450 hors
. last 12 hours, san jose a third of an inch. look at san francisco, oakland, novato. no measurable rain in those areas and just a trace of fairfield conk skbrord hayward. you can see this has been a south bay and east bay event. but the event hasn't ended. i'll give you the accu-weather forecast in just a few minute autos we'll see you shortly. >> san francisco police are looking for two men who robbed two family run pharmacies at gun point last week. take a look. you can see him jump behind the counter. they took prescription drug wtz word oxy on them. in a second incident, the men draw their guns. police believe the men are after oxycodone. robberies took place in san francisco no one was zblurd either robbery. >> governor brown delivered a state of the state address today at the top of the agenda, california's road to financial recovery. not everybody is pleased with this plan. >> with the state budget stabilized, governor brown says it's time to move on. in his speech since retaking office, democrat outlined lofty goals for the year, aimed at building his legacy. california high spe
in oakland right now as the police department is shorthanded and are trying to get officers out as quickly as they can. live in oakland, joe vazquez, cbs 5. >>> new details on the home invasion murder of a bay area millionaire. the "san francisco chronicle" is reporting that it could be connected to a notorious east oakland gang. the paper says that recover very kumra was killed -- ravi kumra was killed not long after a prostitute revealed details about his mansion to members of "the money team" one of the gangs oakland police blame for a recent spike in violent crime. at least two of the three accused killers are believed to have ties to that gang. >>> we also learned today a san jose mother's frightening story of a kidnapping attempt was made up. police sprang into action tuesday after a man reported a man tried to grab her 2-year- old daughter out of her arms. police canvassed her neighborhood even released a sketch of a suspect. today the mother came clean and admitted she made it up. police are not saying why she did that. but she could
. >>reporter: freezing temperature created rare black ice in the oakland berkeley hills causing spend out and nearly a dozen crashes this morning. highway patrol says no serious injuries reported. he highway patrol says during the cold snap keep an eye on wet patches in the road they could be frozen solid. this is abc 7 news. >> thank you. >> major admission by cyclist lance armstrong after years of denial he reportedly confessed to doping to oprah winfrey. what happens next. can his image ever be rebuilt. sports director larry biel more with this. >> if it can it will take year years. he denied using performance enhances drug and attacked the credibility of anybody who dead to question him apwt about it. today the abrupt reviersal admitting he did in fact cheat. he won the tour de france 7 times. title all taken away because of an investigation by the u.s. anti-dopeing agency that quoted many of lance former team mates who said they all helped him cheat. lance finally came clean to return to racing is the guess it's on bike or avid runner as well. crisis p.r. manager singer say
no option. >> in oakland, police overwhelmed by a wave of gang killings. today the chief told us what he needs to turn the tide. and in marin county, a first=ever gun buyback program runs into an unexpected hitch. (male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now.empty fire stations in >> pam: empty fire stations contra costa county tonight. with not enough money in the budget - four fire-houses are now shut down. good evening, i'm pam moore. tonight - j-r stone is live where community members are expressing their concern. but, first grant lodes is standing by at the big board. to show us which areas are affected. grant? >> four stations close today in contra costa county. in martinez - station 12 on shell avenue. in lafayette - station 16 on los arabis avenue. walnut creek loses station 4 on hawthorne drive. and in clayton, station 11 on center avenue. kron four's j-r stone is live tonight in >> there is a community meeting that begins at 6:00 p.m. directly behind me and lafayette there are going to talk about the closures and how ambulances will be changing to
of shooting an oakland police officer. good evening i'm dan ashley. >> i'm carolyn i don't know son. want to take you right to the scene. sky 7 hd of head where police are out in full force tonight. we are told the wounded officer was working undercover when he was shot. he is expected to survive. >> shooting happened around 6:30 on the 1700 block of seminary avenue near international boulevard. >> 7 news is live in the neighborhood with the latest on the man hunt there allen? >>reporter: this is all happening just down the street from me. we still have choppers in the air and we are being told this was as you mentioned an undercover officer who was shot while investigating another shooting that happened yesterday. rate now police say they have one man detaped and still lacking for 2 others believed to be armed and dangerous in the neighborhood. just east of the coliseum. swat members along with police officers and canin canines have closed down several streets as they conduct a yard to yard search for these 2 armed men. all went down around 6:30 this evening when the under con of
you, len ramirez in san jose. >>> oakland is setting its sights on a high-profile crime- fighting consultant to curb a spike in gun violence. the city is prepared to pay legendary lawmaker bill bratton big bucks for his advice and it could move a step closer to hiring him tonight. but cbs 5 reporter joe vazquez tells many oaklanders are already trying to stop the super cop. joe. >> reporter: hey, liz, you know, our interview with bratton yesterday caused quite a stir here at city hall. let me show you some video. now, there are a lot of people who support bratton but these folks were not among them. these are protestors who gathered outside a short while ago. they went inside later on to pack the city council committee meeting where they are deciding on the contract of william bratton. some of these protestors said they were angry at the former police chief of l.a. and new york for standing by the controversial police policy called "stop & frisk." >> i'm sorry that any police department in america that tries to function without some form of "s
does not at the oakland museum, it's a different story. >> the museum has experienced >> pam: a second break=in in two months. monday's theft involved the loss of a precious historical artifact. and >> pam: the missing object is a gold chest valued at more than three quarters of a million good evening i'm pam moore. tonight - a 12-thousand dollar reward is being offered for the return of that precious artifact. kron4's haaziq madyun is in oakland - with more on how thieves pulled off the heist - a second time. >> reporter: he strikes againin the predawn hoursmonday morning inside the oakland museuma thief steals a priceless artifacta quartz and gold jewelery box from the gold rush collection >> "we do think that they came in through this perimeter side yes" >> reporter: right here in the garden areathis is where museum officials say the theif gainned accessbreaking-in through a secured door near the gold ruch exhibittaking the jewel box which was covered by glass case like this one then turned around and got out the same way he came inhowever not before surveillance video recorded the
with clergy and civic leaders calling for an end to the violence in the streets of oakland. some headed to the interfaith service. each cross represents a person murdered in oakland this year. it grew to 131 crosses this year up from 103 last year. >> this is crazy and there are kids playing with grown up toys and don't know how to;0! control them, how to handle them. and i think it's -- enough is enough. you've got to stop somewhere. >> some families called on city leaders to put more plfrs on the streets. >> violence in the bay, san jose police hoping to recover surveillance video from an underground parking garage to figure out what prok proe voked a shooting that killed a person there outside an apartment complex just blocks from the santa clara county fair grounds, police found a man on the ground dying from gunshot wounds, they detained two people this, is the 46th homicide of year in san jose. the most since 1991. >> people are now feeling relievedded after four recent arrests in the town's murder case. an entrepreneur was found dead in his home after what police called a home in
in santa clara county superior court this afternoon. garcia who was arrested in oakland last week faces 6 felony charges in connection with the murder. amir alem is the district attorney. >> count 1 is murder. they are also charged with robbery. home invasion robbery. >> reporter: alem says he cannot discuss the facts of the case because the charging documents remain under court seal. >> we file it under seal because it's pending investigation and that would negatively affect potentially the investigation and we don't want that to happen. >> reporter: kumra was found dead in this mansion in the early-morning hours of november 30th after his wife called 911 reporting several people had broken into the home. so far, four people have been arrested. 22-year-old raven dixon from alameda was the first to appear in court facing charges of accessory to murder with a gang enhancement. javier garcia appeared in court today. 26-year-old lucas anderson was arraigned last week. and 21-year-old deangelo austin was arrested in sacramento and is expected to be arraigned tomorrow. javier garcia's family l
the gill back -- the girl back. >> hearing was scheduled in oakland as a company tries to keep oyster farm at the point reyes national seashore officer closing asking for a preliminary injunction to allow it to continue to operate until a trial is held. the u.s. interior secretary allowed a 40 year lease to expire so the area could returned to wilderness. >> g.o.p. strategist karl rove is coming to northern california. he will give the keynote address at the california republican party's spring convention in march which will take place in sacramento. he is the architect of george w. bush's white house victories in 2000 and 2004. >> vice president biden heads to virginia to deliver a speech on the efforts to reduce gun violence. he will sell the white house gun policy agenda in richard with other officials following up on president obama's policy agenda announced last week. recommendations were provided by the gun violence task force that he spearheaded in the wake of the sandy hook elementary school shootings. >> mitt romney will be in washington, dc, today, video from the concession speec
for tomorrow morning your kron 4 7 day around the bay christians. >> this for deadly shootings and oakland'sand the cold bay are weather continues this morning. kron four's jeff pierce has one person was killed and three others are in the hospital after a deadly before two o clock in the the three bedroom apartment. oakland police are setting their sights on several groups believed to be responsible for four homicides on friday. at this point, investigators gangs. three young men and a span of six hours on friday. police say the violence amounts to retaliatory attacks. and, that they are committing extra resources to track down the killers. so far, no suspects are in whether any of these cases are related. friday's murders tallies oakland had over 130 homicides in 2012.more then san francisco and san jose three of the victims names have been released. year-old ken harbin ofthe fourth victim is a 22 until authorities notify his relatives. >> today marks one year since the costa concordia cruise ship ran aground off the coast of italy.killing 32 people. a mass, moment of silence and unveilin
week who said maybe we shouldn't have any police officers on the streets in oakland. mrs. robertson and many others i've spoken with disagree vehemently with that. and she wants more cops on the street. >> joe, i'm curious is the mayor at the meeting tonight? >> reporter: she is not. she's in washington, d.c. right now. her office says she is trying to secure more federal funding but she has weighed in. she wants bratton. it's not clear whether they have the votes tonight, whether they'll pass it through or pass it down the line waiting for a future meeting. >> thanks. joe vasquez, we know we'll have the vote at 11:00. >>> a major manhunt by oakland police and other agencies resulted in the arrest of five men in yesterday's shooting of a police officer. the undercover officer was on a stake out in east oakland when a group of men approached his car and shot him in the arm. the manhunt also uncovered several weapons. two of the suspects are known gang members. >> i think any time we have subjects who are willing to confront the pol
francisco as well as oakland. how long will the cold snap last? we'll look at the forecast coming up. >> ama: the frigid weather isn't cooling down playoff fever, but fans as candlestick are advised to bundle up. >> thousands of fans have been spending the past four hours getting primed at the parking lots of the stadium. those people are straggling in, a few are still straggling in, hoping to catch the kickoff here at candlestick. the playoff circus is back in town. fans converging on candlestick park. >> it's our turn. wearing going to the super bowl. one play short last year. this year is our time. good luck to them. >> yeah! [cheering] >> the cheeseheads were not going quietly into the game. >> we're amongst friends. we like then 49ers but it's not our fault you took smith instead of aaron rodgers in the draft. >> even before the kickoff, san francisco police were scoring, confiscating thousands of dollars worth of counterfeit items. >> i'm wearing lots of warm clothes and layering up and will be cheering a lot. >> extra police are also patrolling the area, most in uniform, a few dress
and on your right 880 in oakland. there have been reports of water pooling on the roadways and highways. let's bring in rob who is tracking this latest round of wet and dare i say cold weather, too. >> it was fairly cold this morning and cold during the day. you are seeing the rain in san francisco over towards oakland. between pleasantton into free mont and a few more showers leaving san jose. you can see the area of low pressure rotating off the coast line and tonight rain off and on at times. decreasing the scattered showers. tonight chilly. 30s and 40s. coming up in the full forecast we'll let you know what it means for sunday afternoon. the rest of your weekend forecast a few minutes from now. >>> state senator wants to close a loop hole that makes automatic weapons legal to own in california. it is a position that is generating debate and racist threats against him. how the senator is responding and what we know about those threats so far. >> reporter: this is not the first time that senator ye has been the subject of threats. two years ago he disagreed with rush limbaugh and received
, livermore. and in the south bay, concord, 30's through oakland. 34 degrees in half moon bay. frost advisories have been issued. we will talk about more how that will last coming up. >> catherine: one doctor we talked to says the cold weather makes it easier for the flu to spread. tonight - the first reports of flu deaths in california this year.. we'll have a look at the outbreak spreading across the country -- later in the newscast. >> but first - we're following developing news out of central california. a student walks into a school classroom in kern county.and shoots at two students.critically injuring one.and missing the other. it happened this morning at taft union high school.which is about 35 miles south-west of bakersfield. just off interstate 5. this is a very rural town.the school actually has an armed guard.but the guard was not at the school today because he was snowed in. the 16-year old shooting suspect also hit a teacher in the head with a pellet from the 12-guague shotgun he used. that teacher was not seriously injured.and along with a campus counselor the teacher
as the super cop. the oakland city council supposed to vote on tiring bratton. he says officers must stop and frisk suspicious people. >> we know it's racial profiling. any young black or brown person who hits the quote unquote proguile is going to be subject to be harassed. >> reporter: why are you pegging that on bratton? >> because that's the mantra of bratton. that's what he's built his career on as a consultant. and it's something that we're trying to move the department here in oakland away from. >> the council has to approve spending $250,000 to hire bratton. juliet says there are so many people waiting to speak the council may not vote tonight. >> there has been another school shooting. this time in texas. three people were shot at lone star college near houston. the witnesses say that two men were arguing in a courtyard outside the library, one person pulled a gun. shot the other. that sent everyone around them diving for cover. >> you couldn't hear what they were arguing about. we could hear them arguing. the shooter said, he said i don't w
high, 57 but instead, 64 in san jose. 60 in concord to 69 in oakland. however, it was 70 degrees in monterey bay. this is the scene looking out towards coit tower. tonight, overnight, still, subfreezing to the north in santa rosa. going to the east and throughout livermore. 37 degrees. check out pacifica in the low 40s into oakland. san jose right now, looking out towards the ratunda of city hall. there will be areas of frost overnight and then monday for the holiday. the high surf advisory remains in effect and we are looking at cooler and cloudy conditions by wednesday. this is the storm track. carrying low pressure up and over the dome of high pressure that is in western states at this time. leaving us with the above average temperatures for this time of the year. however, the air quality is beginning to improve due to that off shore wind kicking up at 10 to 15 miles an hour. this is the future cast. monitoring the days going by. tuesday night, overnight, seeing the saturation of the cloud cover. ed with, will be mostly -- wednesday will
from about 0 to 25 degrees. even tracking some slick conditions. throughout oakland, down the peninsula, spotty showers that will make it down throughout san jose. there's not going to be a whole lot of moisture left but we are looking at snow levels dropping to 1,000 feet. you are at the greatest risk. a dusting expected, even some black ice if you're traveling throughout the east bay and the north bay. if you're heading south to the coastline, a rare and unusual coastal snow advisory at least in our viewing area. you can seep the snow advisory in effect for 1,500 feet. 1 to 3 inches of snow. if you thought it was cold today and by friday morning a freeze warning already in effect where temperatures will be near record setting. we'll detail a lot more throughout the show. >> okay, thank you very much, jeff. crews are hoping it will prevent flooding. members of the california conservation corps trying to secure the levy that burst last night during heavy rain. the structure needs major upgrades. 6,000 homes and businesses are in the flood plain area in east palo alto. >> and then a pric
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